|St. Charles Avenue, as seen from Canal Street|
|Canal and Carondelet Streets|
|Center Theater, Canal Street; movie playing - "South of Tahiti,"
starring Brian Donlevy & Maria Montez, 1941.
|Vintage photos of the bright lights of downtown New Orleans! Two of the movies playing were released in 1941, so that's probably the date for all of the photographs in the first group. The photos at the bottom of the page are from the early 1900's. Nancy|
|Above and below, Saenger Theater, Canal Street|
|Loew's State Theater, Canal Street; movie playing - "They Met in Bombay,"
starring Clark Gable and Rosalind Russell, 1941.
|This must not have been too long after electric lights came to the downtown area?
Looks as if Mardi Gras was in full swing. Time period, between 1900-1910.
|D. H. Holmes, Canal Street|
|K & B Drugstore, Canal Street|
|Harmony Club, St. Charles Avenue|
|Royal Street, as seen from Canal Street|
|The link to this page is: http://old-new-orleans.com/NO_Bright_Lights.html
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